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Charitable contributions are crucial to our mission of producing quality theatre while enriching Bowling Green and South Central Kentucky with our popular education and community programs


A considerable portion of our annual operation budget comes from donor contribution

These gifts make it possible for us to provide our audiences with a memorable theatre experience and give our artists the resources they need to create the best possible work with the highest standards of excellence.

Give a general donation or let us know how you would like us to use your gift:

  • General Support
  • Meets the greatest needs of the organization
  • Education and Community Programs
  • Provides arts education to area students and life-long learners
  • Sponsor a Production or a Phoenix Series Music Event
  • Be a part of the Mainstage season by partially or fully sponsoring an entire production ($2,500 to $6,000+)
  • New Work Development
  • Impacts a play's journey from commission to world premier
  • Endowment
  • Provides permanent resources to ensure the Public Theatre of Kentucky thrives for years to come



Your gift to PTK is tax deductible. When making your donation, please provide your name as you would like it to appear in future donor listings, along with your contact information.

Your support is immeasureable
Thank you!


Other ways to support PTK.

  • Volunteer - We welcome community members who would be interested in the following:
  • Services We Need...
    • Printing
    • Fundraising
    • Directing (must have experience)
    • Assistant Directing
    • Stage Managing (must have experience)
    • Assistant Stage Managing
    • Grant Proposal Writing
    • Designers (Sets, Costumes, Lights)
    • Box Office Attendants
    • Stage Technicians
    • Volunteer House Managers
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Catering - Sponsor a reception - Provide food and beverages, and help set up for our opening weekend receptions
  • Purchase something from our Wish List.

The Public Theatre of Kentucky's Wish List

  • Sponsor a Sunburst Youth Theatre participant
  • New Marquee or Marquee repairs
  • Theatrical back drops
  • PA or PA system
  • Sound and lighting equipment
  • Character shoes
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Furniture for our lobby
  • A new bar for our Phoenix Music Series events
  • Small commercial refrigerator for our Phoenix Music Series events
  • Paper Towels
  • Paint
  • Wood for set pieces
  • Copier paper: standard, legal and 11 x 17
  • Copier ink
  • Hangers (No wire hangers please)
  • New computers
  • Shelving (Heavy Duty)
  • Garment racks and rolling racks
  • Shoe trees
  • Storage cabinets
  • Stamps
  • 18 Volt cordless drills or screw guns
  • Surge protectors and heavy duty extension cords
  • Hot glue sticks
  • Staples for office and stple guns
  • Flat black and white latex paint
  • Paint rollers and brushes
  • Drop cloths
  • Plastic storage bins with lids: all sizes
  • Plastic storage bins: shoe box size
  • DVD-R and CD-R disks and sleeves for archiving sound cues
  • Office supplies: Sharpies, Binder clips, etc.
  • Envelopes: All sizes
  • 1'' and 3'' Drywall screws
  • Velcro: sew on and sticky back
  • Garbage bags: 4 gallon clear, 13 gallon white, 23 gallon clear and black, 33 gallon clear and black.
  • Projector and screen
  • Gift cards to dry cleaners (preferably Look Sharp)
  • Gift Cards to Home Depot, Lowes and Ace Hardware
  • Gift Cards to fabric stores, art stores, Target, Walmart, ect.